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New York Public Library
by Kerr, Charles, 1863-1950, ed; Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930; Coulter, E. Merton (Ellis Merton), 1890-
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Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Biography
Topics: Kentucky. Militia, Kentucky -- History War of 1812, United States -- History War of 1812 Regimental...
New York Public Library
by Kerr, Charles, 1863-1950, ed; Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930; Coulter, E. Merton (Ellis Merton), 1890-
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Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Biography
New York Public Library
texts
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Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Biography, genealogy
Topics: Wiley, Jennie (Sellards), Mrs., d. 1831, Connelly family, Indian captivities, Kentucky -- History...
American Libraries
texts
eye 4,883
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Conveyancing -- Kentucky, Wills -- Kentucky, Negotiable instruments -- Kentucky, Justices of the...
New York Public Library
texts
eye 3,904
favorite 2
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Col. J. S. Johnston
Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Bibliography
California Digital Library
by Young, Bennett Henderson, 1843-1919
texts
eye 3,562
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Blue Licks, Battle of the, Ky., 1782, United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Campaigns,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 3,197
favorite 0
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26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 3,091
favorite 3
comment 0
16
Topics: Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820, Boonesborough, Ky, Kentucky -- History To 1792, Transylvania Colony,...
Microfilm
by Filson Club; Filson Club. Publications
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Microfilm
Topics: Local history -- Kentucky, Kentucky -- History
Includes indexes
Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Biography, Kentucky -- Description and travel
New York Public Library
texts
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Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Biography, genealogy
New York Public Library
by Kerr, Charles, 1863-1950, ed; Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930; Coulter, E. Merton (Ellis Merton), 1890-
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Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Biography
Eastern Kentucky University
by Edwards, Richard A.
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This title includes the following essays: Lincoln's background and the Berry family Pioneer Catholics in Kentucky Columbus Shepherd in Trimble County The founding and beginning of the K.H.S.A.A. Miss Maude Gibson and the Normal School Eastern's Library, first quarter century History of the Model Training School History of Eastern Progress and Milestone Looking back seventy years.
Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Genealogy, Eastern Kentucky University--History, Public...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,852
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
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Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,589
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26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
New York Public Library
by Purcell, Martha C. Grassham, Mrs., 1867-
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eye 1,564
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"A list of books about Kentucky": p. 8
Topic: Kentucky -- History
California Digital Library
by Butler, Mann, 1784-1852; Croghan, George, d. 1782
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Appendix.- The journal of Colonel Croghan, 1765, down the Ohio river to the Wabash and thence overland to Detroit.- A list of the different nations and tribes of Indians in the northern district of North America.- Treaty of Fort Stanwix [1768] With note by M. Butler.- Instructions and letters from the government of Virginia relating to George Rogers Clark
Topics: Great Britain. 1768 Nov. 5, Clark's Expedition to the Illinois, 1778-1779, Kentucky -- History
Boston Public Library
by Barton, William Eleazar, 1861-1930; Hapgood, Theodore Brown, 1871-1938, binding designer
texts
eye 1,547
favorite 1
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Topics: Tennessee -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction, Kentucky -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Louisville daily journal (Louisville, Ky. : 1833)
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eye 1,510
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Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
"Bibliographical note"; p. 363-370
Topics: Southwest, Old -- History, Tennessee -- History, Kentucky -- History
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
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26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Allen County Public Library
by Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885; Carpenter, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1899
texts
eye 1,423
favorite 2
comment 0
16
Topics: Kentucky -- History, genealogy
New York Public Library
by Speed, Thos. (Thomas), 1841-1906
texts
eye 1,415
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: Kentucky -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,394
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
New York Public Library
by Thompson, Edwin Porter, 1834-
texts
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favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories Kentucky (C.S.A.), Kentucky --...
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Louisville daily journal (Louisville, Ky. : 1833)
texts
eye 1,305
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Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,287
favorite 0
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26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Community Texts
by A.M. Yealey
texts
eye 1,255
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A history of Boone County Kentucky, a 'reprint of articles published in newspapers over a period of fifty years.'
Topics: Boone County, Boone Kentucky, Kentucky, Kentucky History, Yealey, Daniel Boone, American History
California Digital Library
by Kinkead, Elizabeth Shelby
texts
eye 1,193
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Kentucky -- History
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,124
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Louisville daily journal (Louisville, Ky. : 1833)
texts
eye 1,121
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,079
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 1,068
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Topics: Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820, Kenton, Simon, 1755-1836, Wetzel, Lewis, 1763-1808, Frontier and pioneer...
California Digital Library
by McElroy, Robert McNutt, 1872-1959
texts
eye 1,042
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"A critical bibliography of Kentucky history": p. 547-577
Topics: Kentucky -- History, Kentucky -- Bibliography
Topics: Murder -- Kentucky, American poetry -- 1783-1850, American poetry -- Pennsylvania Philadelphia,...
Topics: Mammoth Cave (Ky.), Kentucky -- History
California Digital Library
by Lewis, Alvin Fayette, 1861-
texts
eye 1,017
favorite 1
comment 0
Bibliography: p. 350
Topic: Education -- Kentucky History
California Digital Library
by Speed, Thos. (Thomas), 1841-1906
texts
eye 983
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comment 0
Topic: Kentucky -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by The Paducah evening sun
texts
eye 940
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Licking Valley courier
texts
eye 926
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries in Lexington Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Licking Valley courier
texts
eye 926
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries in Lexington Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
Topics: Black Brigade of Cincinnati, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Campaigns, Kentucky --...
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Louisville daily journal (Louisville, Ky. : 1833)
texts
eye 892
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 890
favorite 1
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
New York Public Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
texts
eye 867
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v. 1. The spread of English-speaking peoples in the current of the revolution -- v. 2. In the current of the revolution (cont'd). The war in the Northwest -- v. 3. The war in the Northwest (cont'd). The Indian wars, 1784-1787. St. Clair and Wayne -- v. 4. St. Clair and Wayne (cont'd). Louisiana and Aaron Burr
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 859
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Cynthiana news (Cynthiana, Ky. : 1854)
texts
eye 853
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
26
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
California Digital Library
by Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate, 1841-1906
texts
eye 842
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Kentucky -- History
Topic: Kentucky -- History To 1792
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 834
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
California Digital Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
texts
eye 828
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Louisville daily journal (Louisville, Ky. : 1833)
texts
eye 823
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Big Sandy news (The)
texts
eye 822
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries in Lexington Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
California Digital Library
by Barton, William Eleazar, 1861-1930
texts
eye 818
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Kentucky -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Big Sandy news (The)
texts
eye 815
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries in Lexington Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 813
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 798
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 787
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 778
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate, 1841-1906
texts
eye 776
favorite 1
comment 0
26
Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- Kentucky, Kentucky -- History
California Digital Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
texts
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comment 0
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
American Libraries
texts
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v. 1. Intercourse of the American people with the Indians. History of the French settlements. Events in the early history of Kentucky.--v. 2. Events in the early history of Kentucky. Military operations in the North-western territory. Civil institutions in the territories and new states
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History To 1803, Ohio River Valley -- History, Kentucky -- History
26
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
California Digital Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
texts
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comment 0
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Louisville daily journal (Louisville, Ky. : 1833)
texts
eye 746
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
26
Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Ohio River Valley -- History, Northwest, Old -- History,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
texts
eye 745
favorite 0
comment 0
26
Topic: Kentucky -- History Societies, etc
Kentucky Digital Newspapers
by Big Sandy news (The)
texts
eye 735
favorite 0
comment 0
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program at University of Kentucky Libraries in Lexington Kentucky
Topic: Kentucky--History
California Digital Library
by Barton, William Eleazar, 1861-1930
texts
eye 735
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Tennessee -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction, Kentucky -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction